National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974 No 80
Current version for 26 October 2018 to date (accessed 4 August 2020 at 19:18)
Part 15 Division 2 Section 196
196   Onus of proof of reasonable excuse or lawful excuse
In any proceedings under this Act, the onus of proving that a person had a reasonable excuse or lawful excuse (as referred to in any provision of this Act or the regulations) lies with the defendant.